Financial Services Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Financial Services Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

  • Be able to demonstrate excellence in their role within the financial services industry (credit unions, credit card providers, insurance, consumer finance, stock brokerages, and/or investment fund companies).
  • Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organisation in Australia that reaches an annual turnover of $5m+.
  • Be available to attend the awards from 6pm to 11pm on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at Crown Melbourne.

Application criteria

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the last 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Financial Services Executive of the Year are outlined below.

  1. What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?
  2. How have you improved your management capabilities and how have you measured the effectiveness of your leadership?
  3. What are you doing to ensure your business is innovating more quickly, efficiently and effectively than the competition?
  4. Why should you win this award?

Application process



1. Check criteria

Check eligibility criteria above

2. Register online

Begin application in awards portal

3. Answer questions

Answer questions as outlined above

4. Upload attachments

Upload any supporting documents (optional)

5. Submit application

Submit application and pay fee ($199)

Financial Services Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame

Greg O’Neill

2016 Financial Services Executive of the Year

Greg O’Neill
President & CEO
La Trobe Financial
Martin Barry, accepting the award on behalf of Greg O’Neill

 

Chris Ridd Photo

2015 Financial Services Executive of the Year

Chris Ridd
Managing Director
Xero Australia

 

Patrick Tuttle Photo

2014 Financial Services Executive of the Year

Patrick Tuttle
CEO
Pepper Australia Pty Ltd

 

Robyn Petrou Photo

2013 Financial Services Executive of the Year

Robyn Petrou
CEO
Energy Super

 

Theresa Mason Photo

2012 Financial Services Executive of the Year

Theresa Mason
Head of Sales and Marketing
Teachers Mutual Bank